Point de presse de M. Jean-Claude DUVALIER et de son conseil juridique

January 26, 2011
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Point de presse de M. Jean-Claude DUVALIER  et de son conseil juridique

Chers amis de la presse, Je vous remercie d’avoir répondu à mon invitation de ce jour et saisis cette opportunité qui m’est offerte de m’adresser a mes concitoyens. Très brièvement, je vous dirai combien j’ai été favorablement impressionné par l’accueil qui m’a été réservé depuis l’Aéroport International Francois Duvalier pour cette visite, surtout par...
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PREVAL MOVES TO ARREST DUVALIER??

January 26, 2011
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PREVAL MOVES TO ARREST DUVALIER??

January 26, 2011 Situation surrounding Duvalier remains confused as President Rene Preval works to derail potential land swell of support for Duvalier among Haiti’s peasant majority. A residence on 83 Delmas is being readied as a holding point for Duvalier. This is the location where Prime Minister Neptune was detailed after Aristide’s departure in...
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Polio detected in Haiti

January 26, 2011
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Polio detected in Haiti

Posted By Ian Bremmer Tuesday, January 25, 2011 – 11:25 AM  By Emily Hoch and Scott Rosenstein In the shadow of Haiti’s ongoing turmoil, infectious disease tracker ProMed reported on Jan. 21 that polio had been detected in Port de Paix and Port au Prince.  Information on this outbreak remains scant, and containment remains...
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Haiti Bribery Suit Against IDT Settles

January 26, 2011
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Haiti Bribery Suit Against IDT Settles

- Special Report & Commentary - January 25, 2011 (FinancialWire) (By Lucy Komisar) (Investrend Forums Syndicate) — The lawsuit filed by a former employee against the global telecom IDT Corporation (IDT – NYSE) is over. J. Michael Jewett, a former IDT executive, claimed in 2004 that he was fired for opposing bribes to Haitian...
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POLIO IN ARCAHAIE!!!

January 26, 2011
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POLIO IN ARCAHAIE!!!

January 26, 2011 10 deaths have been reported in the town of Archaie. Embassy experts are working to confirm if the deaths were, in fact, caused by polio.  No matter what the cause, 10 deaths are a major factor to consider.
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JEAN HENRY CEANT LEADS GROUP OF 12 DEMONSTRATION AGAINST PREVAL ELECTION FRAUD

January 26, 2011
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JEAN HENRY CEANT LEADS GROUP OF 12 DEMONSTRATION AGAINST PREVAL ELECTION FRAUD

January, 2011 Jean Henry Ceant leads Group of 12 march in protest of continued electoral farce. The march moved down Delmas, ending in front of the badly damaged National Palace, gathering people as it moved. The international community, and its band of experts, are endeavoring to force a completely and totally flawed electoral process...
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CONGRESSMAN BOB BARR APPEARS WITH DUVALIER

January 26, 2011
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CONGRESSMAN BOB BARR APPEARS WITH DUVALIER

January 24, 2011 Ex-Congressman Bob Barr,  with his associates Ed Marger and Mike Puglise met with President Jean Claude Duvalier to set out a plan that will allow Duvalier’s smooth return to a life in Haiti. Jean Claude Duvalier has returned to be with his people and help facilitate the flow of promised support. ...
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DUVALIER GAINS SUPPORT OF AMERICAN EXPERTS

January 26, 2011
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DUVALIER GAINS SUPPORT OF  AMERICAN EXPERTS

January 24, 2011 President Jean Claude Duvalier gained the support of three well-known American legal experts in his battle for a balanced view of his presidency.  Well-known American trial attorney, Ed Marger, was accompanied by ex-Congressman Bob Barr and Georgia attorney Mike Puglise, on his visit to Haiti. Marger and Barr have long-term associations...
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Jude Celestin ‘to quit’ Haiti presidential election

January 25, 2011
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Jude Celestin ‘to quit’ Haiti presidential election

The governing party candidate in Haiti’s disputed presidential election, Jude Celestin, is to withdraw from the second round, his supporters say. The decision follows international pressure on Mr Celestin to quit after monitors found that first round results had been rigged in his favour. It clears the way for a delayed run-off between former...
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US pressures Préval, starts deporting

January 25, 2011
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US pressures Préval, starts deporting

While media attention remains focused on the return of former dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier to Haiti, disputes over the Nov. 28 elections continue. A week after a technical group from the Organization of American States (OAS) recommended a runoff between presidential candidates Mirlande Hyppolite Manigat (Coalition of National Progressive Democrats, RDNP) and popular singer Michell...
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Haiti ruling party candidate considers withdrawal

January 25, 2011
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Haiti ruling party candidate considers withdrawal

(AFP) – 2 hours ago PORT-AU-PRINCE — Haitian President Rene Preval’s ruling party candidate Jude Celestin is considering withdrawing from the presidential race, a senior party official said on Tuesday. Celestin could “withdraw his candidature in the next hours,” Senator Joseph Lambert, a senior official with the INITE (Unity in Creole) party, told Radio...
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US Sanctions Haitian Officials for Election Abuses

January 25, 2011
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US Sanctions Haitian Officials for Election Abuses

David Gollust | State Department: The United States has imposed travel sanctions against Haitian officials held responsible for abuses related to the country’s disputed November presidential election. A run-off vote has been postponed amid international pressure for electoral reforms. Officials here are not naming the Haitians involved. But they say about a dozen Haitian...
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Dominican Republic reports first cholera death

January 23, 2011
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Dominican Republic reports first cholera death

(AFP) – 3 hours ago SANTO DOMINGO — Officials in the Dominican Republic on Sunday reported the first death from a cholera outbreak that had spread from neighboring Haiti, local media said. Health officials were quoted as saying the victim had been in Haiti and lived in the Dominican city of Higuey. A health...
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Haiti – Politic : Surprise visit of René Préval in Dominican Republic

January 23, 2011
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Haiti – Politic : Surprise visit of René Préval in Dominican Republic

Haiti Libre:Haitian President René Préval traveled yesterday Saturday in the Dominican Republic. He arrived at 1h20pm in a UN helicopter at the helipad of the National Palace in Santo Domingo, where he was welcomed by the authorities before being taken in the Oval Office. René Préval was accompanied by Prime Minister Jean-Max Bellerive, and...
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Listen To This SHORT VIDEO From the DUVALIER PRESS CONFERENCE

January 23, 2011
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Listen To This SHORT VIDEO From the DUVALIER PRESS CONFERENCE

Bob Barr and Edwin Marger address the media on the Duvalier case in Haiti. When belligerently interrupted with the question of Mr. Marger’s loyalties to Bill Clinton, and how that would effect Mr. Marger’s confidence in Clinton’s integrity with regards to handling the money in question, the answer is clearly put. “I was in...
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Lawyer: Duvalier wants U.S. entity to disburse frozen funds

January 22, 2011
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Lawyer: Duvalier wants U.S. entity to disburse frozen funds

Port-Au-Prince, Haiti (CNN) — An American attorney representing Jean-Claude “Baby Doc” Duvalier said Saturday that the former dictator returned to Haiti in hopes of recovering millions frozen in Swiss bank accounts and channeling them through a U.S. intermediary to help rebuild his troubled homeland. In the past, Duvalier has attempted to personally claim the...
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US Discouraging Aristide Return to Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

January 22, 2011
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US Discouraging Aristide Return to Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

The AMERICAS: The United States Thursday expresses opposition to the possible return to Haiti of deposed former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide. U.S. officials say in the wake of this week’s arrival in Haiti of former dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier, the return of another controversial figure is the “last thing” Haiti needs. U.S. officials are making clear...
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The Real Power Behind Baby Doc/ Exiled Jean-Claude Duvalier made a spectacular return to Haiti, where he’s facing charges. But no one seems to be talking about who the real culprit may be – his reviled wife Michele. Here’s the stunning story of how a shopping spree caused a revolution.

January 22, 2011
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The Real Power Behind Baby Doc/ Exiled Jean-Claude Duvalier made a spectacular return to Haiti, where he’s facing charges. But no one seems to be talking about who the real culprit may be – his reviled wife Michele. Here’s the stunning story of how a shopping spree caused a revolution.

When Jean-Claude Duvalier, ended his 25-year exile this week he made a surprise return to Haiti with an elegant woman on his arm. But it wasn’t the same woman who was forced to flee alongside him a quarter century ago. Anyone who saw Ed Bradley’s fantastic 1986 piece on the ouster of Jean-Claude Duvalier,...
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Bob Barr, Ed Marger Hold Press Conference with Baby Doc

January 22, 2011
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Bob Barr, Ed Marger Hold Press Conference with Baby Doc

Posted By – Ben Mayer: PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI — In his first major press conference since his unlikely return to Haiti, former Haitian premiere Jean-Claude Duvalier told mobs of jostling press it was the earthquake that brought “Baby Doc” back. Alongside him were two unlikely attorneys from North Georgia, Bob Barr and Ed Marger. “His...
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Duvalier in Haiti: ‘Baby Doc’ calls for reconciliation

January 22, 2011
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Duvalier in Haiti: ‘Baby Doc’ calls for reconciliation

Former Haitian leader Jean-Claude “Baby Doc” Duvalier has called for national reconciliation in his most extensive speech since he returned to the country on Sunday after 25 years in exile. He said his surprise return had been prompted by last year’s earthquake and his desire to help rebuild the country. Mr Duvalier also wanted...
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